There are 8 ways to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly Don Muang to Udon Thani, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Udon Thani (UTH) DMK - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Bueng Kan

$30 - $80

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Train, bus  •  14 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai 75 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Bueng Kan

$17 - $50

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Fly Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani, bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Udon Thani (UTH) BKK - UTH
  2. Take the bus from Udon Thani to Bueng Kan

$46 - $124

Fly Don Muang to Sakon Nakhon, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Don Muang (DMK) to Sakon Nakhon (SNO) DMK - SNO
  2. Take the bus from Sakon Nakhon to Phang Khon
  3. Take the bus from Phang Khon to Bueng Kan

$36 - $108

Fly Suvarnabhumi to Vientiane, bus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Suvarnabhumi (BKK) to Vientiane (VTE) BKK - VTE
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Bueng Kan

$53 - $214

Bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Bueng Kan

$17 - $20

Night train, bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the night train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai 77 Hua Lamphong - Nong Khai - Class II AC / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nong Khai to Bueng Kan

$17 - $50

Drive  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Bangkok to Bueng Kan 464 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan is to bus which costs ฿550 - ฿700 and takes 12 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan is to fly and bus which costs ฿1500 - ฿4100 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bangkok to Bueng Kan. However, there are services departing from Wat Ratcha Natda Ram and arriving at Bueng Kan via Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 52 min.

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The distance between Bangkok and Bueng Kan is 613 km. The road distance is 742.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 52 min and costs ฿550 - ฿700.

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan, including transfers.

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Bangkok to Bueng Kan bus services, operated by Sawadee Esan, depart from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal station.

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The quickest flight from Don Muang Airport to Udon Thani Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bangkok to Bueng Kan bus services, operated by Sawadee Esan, arrive at Bueng Kan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bangkok to Bueng Kan is 742 km. It takes approximately 10 h 52 min to drive from Bangkok to Bueng Kan.

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Thai Lion Mentari, Nok Air and Thai AirAsia offer flights from Don Muang Airport to Udon Thani Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Bueng Kan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bangkok to Bueng Kan.
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  • Distance: 383.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 38 min

What companies run services between Bangkok, Thailand and Bueng Kan, Thailand?

Sawadee Esan operates a bus from Bangkok to Bueng Kan every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 11 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Nok Air
Website
nokair.com
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $140
Flights from Don Muang to Sakon Nakhon
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $160
Thai AirAsia
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from Don Muang to Sakon Nakhon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Thai Airways International
Website
thaiairways.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $320
Thai Lion Mentari
Website
lionairthai.com
Flights from Don Muang to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $120
Thai Smile
Website
thaismileair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Udon Thani
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Lao Airlines
Website
laoairlines.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Bangkok Airways
Website
bangkokair.com
Flights from Suvarnabhumi to Vientiane
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
State Railway of Thailand
Website
railway.co.th
Train from Hua Lamphong to Nong Khai
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $50
Schedules at
railway.co.th
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12go.asia
3rd Class (Seat)
$6 - $9
2nd Class (Seat)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Berth)
$22 - $29
1st Class (Berth)
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Phetprasert Tour
Phone
056 720 720
Website
phetprasert.com
Bus from Udon Thani to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $8
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
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12go.asia
Bus from Sakon Nakhon to Phang Khon
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Bus from Phang Khon to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
phetprasert.com
Book at
12go.asia
bus
Bus from Nong Khai to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Sawadee Esan
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
12go.asia
Book at
12go.asia
Chan Tour
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Chan Tour to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
12go.asia
407 Pattana
Website
12go.asia
Bus from Bangkok Mochit Bus Terminal to Bueng Kan
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
12go.asia

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